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ABC
Dec 29, 2012 11:00pm PST
touchdowns. the sun devils sink navy, 62-28. finish 8-5. >> texas took on oregon state in the alamo bowl. the beavers looking good after three quarters. up by ten but the longhorns quarterback threw two fourth quarter scores, giving texas the first lead of the night. the defense did the rest. alamo bow -- bowl record with four-1/2 snacks, oregon state stunned. >> and sports was brought to you five -- tonight by river rock casino. >> ama: preparations are underway for the annual rose parade. volunteers are getting the floats parade ready for showtime on new year's de. there will be two dozen marching bands from all over the country, including the valley christian high school band from san jose. you can watch the parade new year's morning at 8:00 here's on abc-7 and mike shumann is in pasadena to cover the rose bowl. his reports will air on new year's day. leigh glaser is off tonight. lisa argen has our forecast. >> we're starting out with a chilly night. here's the live doppler 7hd on mt. st. helena. and all is clear, and the forecast for the next couple of days, we'll be talking about th
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 2:00am PST
four touchdowns. the sun devils sink navy, 62-28. finish 8-5. >> texas took on oregon state in the alamo bowl. the beavers looking good after three quarters. up by ten but the longhorns quarterback threw two fourth quarter scores, giving texas the first lead of the night. the defense did the rest. alamo bow -- bowl record with four-1/2 snacks, oregon state stunned. >> and sports was brought to you five -- tonight by river rock casino. >> ama: preparations are underway for the annual rose parade. volunteers are getting the floats parade ready for showtime on new year's de. there will be two dozen marching bands from all over the country, including the valley christian high school band from san jose. you can watch the parade new year's morning at 8:00 here's on abc-7 and mike shumann is in pasadena to cover the rose bowl. his reports will air on new year's day. leigh glaser is off tonight. lisa argen has our forecast. >> we're starting out with a chilly night. here's the live doppler 7hd on mt. st. helena. and all is clear, and the forecast for the next couple of days, we'll b
CBS
Dec 11, 2012 12:00pm PST
to lower prices. in a related development, oregon is delaying the opening of its crab season until december 30th. and that should give bay area crabbers a little more leverage >>> a mysterious invasion along 12 miles of northern california beaches is puzzling marine biologists. thousands of squid washed up during high tide yesterday along miles of the monterey bay shore. the humboldt squid stranded themselves from aptos to watsonville. some people tried to put them back in the bay but the deep water creatures swam back to shore. a graduate student observing it said this could probably -- said the squid probably don't know where they are. >> they don't see the shore very often so it might be they don't understand what's going on around them and they are trying to get away and don't realize if they swim towards the shore, they are going to run out of water eventually. >> researchers say that mass strandings are common when squid invade a new area, although seagulls and other critters are likely to gorgeous on the carcasses. scientists warn people not to touch or eat the squid as they may con
NBC
Dec 30, 2012 5:00am EST
there, they have turned things around and yesterday on the road in corvallis, oregon, against oregon state, maybe the biggest win in program history certainly on the road, end of regulation, game tied at 60-60, oregon state could not capitalize. in overtime, oregon state looks like they'll get the job done. ahmad starks rips the three with 15 seconds left. but towson has an answer. marcus dames, shot fake, baller! drills the jumper with .8 seconds left. the heave, caught and score, however, a foul on oregon state, essentially pass interference called, no basket and tigers got the win. oregon state with wins over alabama, purdue, falls to the tigers! maryland trying to ensure they don't have suffer the same fate as oregon state, hosting delaware state. there we go. check out the jumper from taj tate, up early were the hornets but maryland got things going and took care of business. keyshawn howard inside to alex len. len is 7'1", advantage, len. this pretty highlight cut for fun. dez wells, wells, wells. goodness gracious. more emphatic two of his 10 points. terps roll by a final of 7
CSPAN
Dec 27, 2012 9:00am EST
, the senator from oregon, mr. wiendz, is -- mr. wyden, is recognized. bliend: thank you. i thank leader reid for the honor of being able to open this morning's debate and i want to particularly identify with a point that the leader made that there's an old saying that most of life is just showing up, and i think what the american people want, and i heard this at checkout lines in our local stores, for example, this week, they want everybody back in washington and going to work on this issue just as the leader suggested. i think senators know that i'm really a charter member of what i guess you could call the optimist caucus here in the senate, and as improbable as some of these talkingheads say on tv, i still think we ought to be here just as the leader said working on this issue because the consequences -- mr. reid: mr. president, would my friend yield for a question? mr. wyden: i will be happy to. mr. reid: the distinguished senator from oregon and i served together in the house of representatives. do you remember the days when the house voted as a body, not a majority of the majority, but
NBC
Dec 24, 2012 6:00am EST
. what one of the victims of a deadly shooting at a mall in oregon is say about an the beep-bop-boop-bop boop-beep. [monotone] she says, "switch to progressive and you could save hundreds." call or click today. >>> we are following breaking news out of afghanistan. an american civilian who works for isaf was shot and killed in kabul by an afghan policewoman. an afghan police spokesperson says this happened outside kabul police headquarters right as the man came out of a store. you're looking at video just into our newsroom this morning. thor e er iofficer was taken in custody. police are not saying if the shooting was intention aal or accidental. >>> a formal good-bye for the late senator daniel inouye. president obama and senate majority leader harry reid were on hand for the ceremony. inouye was the second longest serving senator in u.s. history. he represented the state of hawaii for nearly 50 years. the 88 year old died of respiratory complications last monday. >>> 16 after the hour. an investigation under way into the apparent suicide of an elite navy s.e.a.l. commander
ABC
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am PST
portland, oregon, area. when this storm slammed the coastline, 25-foot waves along the shoreline. more than a foot of snow in the mountains. two feet of snow, in washington and the cascades. take this storm inland. it brings hurricane-force winds to lake erie and lake michigan. up to a foot of snow in path that goes from denver all the way toward green bay, wisconsin. and then, that storm continues east, right at the wrong time for the holidays. the strongest northwest storm of the season blew in monday, with winds reaching 100 miles per hour. knocking out power lines, bringing down trees and creating blizzard conditions in the washington and oregon cascade mountains. just south of tacoma, washington, a tree fell into this house. puncturing the ceiling of a baby's room and narrowly missing his crib. the baby was unharmed. higher elevations from washington to utah are now feeling the cold air of this winter storm, and expecting up to three feet of snow. 17 states are in winter weather warnings and watches. from the northwest to arizona and all the way into minnesota and wisconsin. by wednesd
ABC
Dec 20, 2012 7:00am PST
in the country is coming from the west. they seem to start there now. look at these pictures out of oregon. another mudslide. this from astoria, oregon. three houses had to be evacuated in that one. more are likely to be on the way, simply because there's a brand-new system moving in the next couple of days. this is moving into the northwest, with heavy rain and winds. you're right in the way of that, in northern california. quick look at your road conditions across the country today. we'll do it on a drive-by view. you can see the east coast is wet and messy. and there's the snowy and icy component in the northwest. a brand-new storm system, even to the south, the best conditions there. you can see, from dallas, all the way to l.a., looking good. and up the middle of the >> all of that weather was brought to you by capital one. and we'll be following this storm as it moves across the country. >> thank you, sam. >>> and coming up, the secrets behind the viral video that everybody's watching. we're going to go right to the source to find out how they pulled it off. >>> and donald trump vers
CSPAN
Dec 9, 2012 12:00am EST
about this. 11 oregon for a lot of the '90s. my family and i, but before i went to oregon i used to go and have lunch all the time atop the empire state-building. i remember i was very happy after he wrote the rats book. budget guys who are churck guides at the empire state-building gave me free passes to the top and now is great. i used to have lunch up there and you know kind of obvious but it's a great view. >> really? >> really, really good view. i remember as a kid reading about lincoln, abe lincoln and him saying no, this is where it all happened. he was just trying to get votes in jersey i'm sure, but he kept saying i know that reading all about the war when i was a kid, the war happened in new jersey and so there was always that idea and then you hang out any start doing the math. wow, most of the battles were here. and then you get into why did the value of -- the constitution happened and they did a big thing in philadelphia in the 1800's and they pushed valley forge at that time and even crossing the delaware, not a big deal for americans until the 1940s and 50's when it l
Current
Dec 4, 2012 3:00am PST
yesterday morning here on the "full court press." len calling from north bend, oregon. hey, len, good morning. >> caller: good morning, bill. >> bill: hi. >> caller: with all of this talk of cutting entitlements, it has been going on for quite awhile. >> bill: yeah. >> caller: i haven't heard a single politician on either side of the aisle talk about raiding the cap on -- raising the cap on what a tax pater pays to fica. it is $110,000 i believe right now. if it were doubled, that would make social security completely solvent. it where be -- >> bill: forever. >> and how come -- what am i listening to here? >> bill: i think -- here what it is, len. you're right by the way. that's the quickest way the fairest way the easiest way and the best way to fix social security. but the obama administration and harry reid right now democrats don't want social security even on the table because it is not connected. the republicans -- want it there because they want to cut social security but the democrats are saying look, soc
ABC
Dec 21, 2012 4:00am PST
worked hard to clear the roads across southern oregon. but heavy snow still caused a number of crashes. after one accident, a 30-mile stretch of interstate 5 had to be shut down. >>> another slick day for drivers in the pacific northwest and northern california. the commute will be treacherous across the midwest, even as the snow moves out. wet and windy highways from boston to d.c. snowy roads from northern new england to the ohio valley and appalachians. >> if you're flying today, airport delays are possible in chicago, detroit, d.c., philly, new york, boston and san francisco. >> there are airport delays everywhere. say that. >>> now, to the breaking news overnight from chicago. one of those bank robbers who made an amazing escape from jail has been recaptured. >> here we go. joseph banks, along with kenneth conley, managed to squeeze out through a tiny, tiny space and scale down 20 stories, using bedsheets. the escape went unnoticed for hours, with surveillance video from a nearby street showing the two no longer wearing those orange jail-issued jumpsuits. hopped into a cab. banks
CBS
Dec 22, 2012 6:30pm PST
spinning off of oregon is going to bring the next slug of moisture which is right here. when that's caught up in the southwesterly flow we're going to get dumped on tomorrow. russian river, napa river at least pay attention if you're out there because the rivers could come up after all the rain we've had. after all, we've got 133% of average rain in the bay area and we're going to add to it in the next 24 hours. forecast then we'll look at 50s tomorrow for the by area. temperatures in pacifica 56 in the city 57. oakland 59. the numbers are not the story in terms of temps. i have bad news. it's going to rain for christmas it looks like. not a big deal but still going to be wet. in the extended forecast things will be wet tomorrow especially on sunday. monday we do get a break. that is good news. wednesday more rain. and then on thursday, we'll begin to dry it out so thursday, friday, saturday we go to partly cloudy skies. but in the meantime, expect wet lots of it and expect sports after a break. we'll see you in a minute. ,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,, for tomorrow's game up in seattle... with an >>>
CBS
Dec 11, 2012 4:30am PST
. in a related development, oregon is delaying the open of its crab season until december 30 which could give bay area crabbers a little more leverage. hopefully they can figure that out. >>> 4:40. a medical breakthrough how researchers are using hiv to beat cancer. >>> the backlash against the university of california's new logo. >> first a four-alarm fire tearing through a building. why it could leave a new year's day parade tradition in jeopardy, when we come back. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,, fire destroyed an industrial garage in south philadelphia used to house props for the mummers parade. thick black >>> a four-alarm fire destroyed an industrial garage in south philadelphia. it used to house props for the mummers parade there. thick, black smoke could be seen yesterday and at least one person suffered smoke inhalation. the space is used by a string band to house props for the annual new year's day parade. the show will go on. the cause of the fire is under investigation. >>> 4:43. let's get another check on the weather. you said snow? >> i said snow! ski mount diablo, wax up those skis. don't use th
MSNBC
Dec 3, 2012 2:00am PST
january 7th in miami. number three was florida followed by oregon and kansas state. across the pond now to england, the duchess of cambridge showed off her field hockey skills at her old prep school. even though she's wearing these crazy boots with the three-inch heels, she did seem to impress the students. >>> now to pennsylvania, fans of the minor league hockey team the hershey bears set a new record at the annual teddy bear toss. a record 12,497 stuffed bears, they all rained down on the ice. they are donated to hershey children's hospital. >>> and now for another look at the weather, here's nbc meteorologist bill karins with the weather channel forecast. what did you think of that? >> that's a great name. minor league hockey, hershey bears, that's great. >> cute. >> makes me want some chocolate. good morning, everyone. across the northeast, some rain moved through late yesterday. it's very strange. it feels like spring across the country today. temperatures ridiculously off the charts. some of that warm air moving up to new england. for this time of year to be at 50 or near 50 in bo
MSNBC
Dec 24, 2012 2:00am PST
being stolen and then somehow ended up in oregon. thanks to a microchip kane's owner was located and he was flown home just in time for christmas. >>> and now for some entertainment news. notch another big win for the little guys. bilbo and his pals beat the competition. the hobbit, an unexpected journey raked in nearly $37 million. that's less than half of last week's haul, but still more than double tom cruise's "jack reachreac reach reacher" which came in secretary. rihanna donated nearly $2 million to her native barbados in memory of her late grandmother. the gift was her way of giving back to barbados. >>> one year after separating ashton kutcher filed for divorce from demi moore. it could cost the "two and a half men" star a pretty penny. moore was as much from kutcher as she got from her ex, bruce willis. that amount was never disclosed but that's supposed to be pretty considerable. >>> new york housewives turned entrepreneur bethany frankel has separated from her husband. the 42-year-old treated i am heart broken. i am sad. we will work through this as a family. >>> now for anot
MSNBC
Dec 24, 2012 2:30am PST
after being stolen, and then somehow ended up in oregon. but thanks to a microchip kane's owner was located and he was flown home just in time for christmas. >>> and now for some entertainment news. notch another big win for the little guys. bilbo and pals dwarfed the competition at the box office for a second straight week. "the hobbit: an unexpected journey," raked in nearly $37 million. less than half of last week's haul, but still more than double tom cruise's "jack reacher," which came in second. >>> rihanna has gotten into the holiday spirit donating nearly $2 million to a hospital in her native barbados in memory of her late grandmother. she says the gift was her way of giving back to barbados. >>> one year after separating, ashton kutcher filed for divorce from demi moore last week. the official may/december split could cost the "2 and a half men" star a pretty penny. moore wants as much money from kutcher as she got from ex bruce willis. that amount has never been disclosed, but it is thought to be considerable. >>> and another hollywood ending. new york housewife-turne
FOX News
Dec 27, 2012 3:00am PST
in western oregon set free, let out of jail not because they don't pose a danger to the public, but because lane county, oregon can't afford to keep them locked up. now law enforcement officials warn that if a fiscal cliff deal isn't reached in washington, more prisoners may be released. what does this mean for crime and public safety and is there another solution? let's ask a retired nypd inspector and founder of the cordero group. >> thank you. >> juliet: in this one instance, western oregon, dozens of inmates are released. one of them actually gets released and goes straight to rob a bank. you know, you're hoping at least the people they're releasing are reich low level kind of petty crime guys at the very least that they're not sending out bank robbers. what's happening here? >> i think that is the problem. we're talking about low level offenders in this case. but reality is low level offenders, we really got to ask ourselves, how many times has that low level offender offended and that what is the likelihood they will reoffend and commit more serious crimes? i really think we need to a
CNN
Dec 26, 2012 2:00am PST
've now seen from the last three mass shootings in america, aurora, oregon and now the sandy hook school is the preferred choice of weapon for disturbed young men who want to commit atrocities. the president of the united states has indicated he wants to ban assault weapons like this. what is your view? >> i think we need to ban gun laws that ban people from protecting themselves. all over europe there have been mass murders -- >> you're talking complete and utter -- >> people need to be able to defend themselves to the point of the crime and not for the police to come until after everybody's dead. >> what you said, mr. pratt, the gun deaths in australia and britain, they are 35 people killed a year. your country is 12,000. >> your murder rate is lower than ours, that is true. >> it's 35 against 12,000. >> your violent crime rate -- your violent crime rate is higher than ours, as is the violent crime rate in australia. america is not the wild west that you are depicting. we only have the problem in our cities and unhappily in our schools where people like you have been able to get laws p
CNN
Dec 11, 2012 2:00am PST
in to the northwest, cooler, and rain in western washington and oregon. >> alexandra steele, thank you very much. coming up in 30 minutes, we'll talk to alabama photojournalist scott mcdowell and caitilin mccauley, they shot the video of the roof collapse due to the soaking rain. >>> a medical chopper goes down in north central illinois. three people on board, all crew members, were killed. the "chicago tribune" was told andy olson and jim difficult low and karen hollis were on board. no patients on board. >>> oklahoma city police looking for whoever put two pipe bombs on a truck. the thriver found them attached to a fuel tank after he got back from a 400-mile trip. the truck was hauling rock. you can imagine what would have happened if this might have happened. >>> the right to work battle in michigan is expected to hit a fevered pitch today. as many as 10,000 unionized workers are expected at the capitol to voice their disapproval of the republican-led push. president obama stepping into the fray. a visit during a daimler truck factory in redford, michigan. >> the so-called right to work laws,
CSPAN
Dec 9, 2012 10:30am EST
lived in oregon for a lot of the 90's to my family. before i went to oregon i used to go have lunch all the time. i remember this now. i was very happy after i wrote the book. a bunch of guys who work toward guides gave me free passes to the top of the empire. and that was great. we spent lunch attack. kind of obvious, but it's a great view. and so -- >> really? >> really. really great deal. i just remember, remember as a kid reading about lincoln and and saying, you know, this was where it all happened. i know, and he was trying to get votes in new jersey. but he kept saying, i know that reading all about the war, but what happened here. it happened in new jersey. and so there is always that idea. and then if you hang out and start doing the math, while, most of the bells are here. but and then you get into why valley forge became the famous winter. then you look it anniversaries and the anniversary of the constitution happened. it did a big thing in philadelphia in the 1800's. the kind of pushed valley forge. even like it that crossing of the delaware, not a big deal for americans unt
FOX News
Dec 29, 2012 4:00pm PST
it without exception, hawaii, new hampshire, oregon and utah. we are in salt lake city and hundreds attended a training seminar. in a violent situation the educators were taught to first initiate a lock down, but if that failed, the teachers want to know how to respond properly. >> you know, i think that a lot of people have a fear of guns and what they can do. but i think also maybe they are not quite educated, but sometimes the only thing that will stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. >> critics argue arming teachers is dangerous and warns risks such as accidental shootings or an intruder over powering the teacher for their gun. even so arizona and washington state are looking into the idea and may be the next to allow teachers to carry a concealed weapon on campus. >> what about the background checks? i understand some states are having a difficult time managing the requests. >> they are. no official data on gun sales over the past few weeks, but signs suggest they are way up. a spike in attendance at gun shows is one inned case cater -- is one indicator and background chec
FOX News
Dec 29, 2012 7:00pm PST
, oregon and utah. we are in salt lake city and hundreds attended a training seminar. in a violent situation the educators were taught to first initiate a lock down, but if that failed, the teachers want to know how to respond properly. >> you know, i think that a lot of people have a fear of guns and what they can do. but i think also maybe they are not quite educated, but sometimes the only thing that will stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun. >> critics argue arming teachers is dangerous and warns risks such as accidental shootings or an intruder over powering the teacher for their gun. even so arizona and washington state are looking into the idea and may be the next to allow teachers to carry a concealed weapon on campus. >> what about the background checks? i understand some states are having a difficult time managing the requests. >> they are. no official data on gun sales over the past few weeks, but signs suggest they are way up. a spike in attendance at gun shows is one inned case cater -- is one indicator and background checks conducted by the fbi. it is al
ABC
Dec 30, 2012 5:00am PST
but sometimes you have to have a sense of humor about things. some portland, oregon people have taken their disappointment to the street. the street sign reads fiscal ahead. >> coming up next at six we continue to follow breaking news in san jose where three people, including a young child, have died in an apartment fire. we will have a live report with the latest from the scene. and the search for a man accused of killing a dog in a brutal robbery. >> good morning, i'm caroline tyler. we begin with breaking news. san jose fire officials are beginning what one says will be a long investigation into a fatal fire that began late last night. three people, including a baby, died when flames swept through their apartment building. abc7 news reporter kira klapper joins us live from the
FOX
Dec 29, 2012 6:00pm EST
, oregon. someone hacked it and changed it to read fiscal cliff ahead, january and february. >>> we'll hear from robert griffin on the eve of the biggest nfl game. that is robert griffin 3, thank you very much, and navy looks for a san francisco treat in the fight hunger bowl against arizona state. lindsay murphy is up next in sports. sports. . >>> good evening, i'm lindsay murphy. there is a saying in sports that it's not how you start but finish. and the navy football team knows a thing or two about that. they lost by 40 points to notre dame to start the season and closed out the year winning seven of eight, earning the ninth bowl big bid in 10 years. the midshipman marching for the fight hunger bowl against arizona state, the game's first possession, the sun devils, taylor kelly with the play- action fake and connects with ross, 16 yards for the score. the sun devils built a 21-0 lead after one quarter of play and to the second quarter, the great job alluding pressure and hits matt a kin and that cut the deaf tightity is to 21-7. late in the second quarter, 28- 7 and that is after a miss
CSPAN
Dec 31, 2012 7:00am EST
beyond 9:50 a.m. the chair recognizes the gentleman from oregon, mr. blumenauer, for five minutes. mr. blumenauer: thank you, mr. speaker. congress is here on new year's eve with the people they love. themselves, the special interests and the policies of the past. the overhyped fiscal cliff may well be upon us and we will find $600 billion of deficit reduction with tax increases and spending cuts, and then there will be the howls that we're doing it too abruptly from the same people that demand the same system of expiring cuts and sequestration in the first place. make no mistake, there will be some real damage. we'll be squeezing some people who deserve far better. then we'll be scrambling to find the -- refine budget reductions in a way that makes sense. in the hours, days, weeks ahead, we'll get a semi balanced small agreement. very likely, struggling throughout the new congress with budget bluster, especially in the house, moving from crisis to deadline to showdown. it's ironic because it doesn't need to be this hard. we could use the pressure and revenue from expiring temporary t
FOX News
Dec 14, 2012 6:00am PST
started here. we have a heartbreaking story of heroism linked to the horrible oregon mall shooting. we'll talk about a man who put his own life to try to save another. bill: a former u.s. marine locked up in mexico on what his family call as trumped up charge. the desperate plea for the government's help and serious concerns now that his life is in danger. >> i asked you to continue to pray for him. we got a call from him last night. he's just in a really tough situation because it's public in mexico at this point. so we are praying that you will pray for his protection and his quick release. ♪ [ male announcer ] this is karen anjeremiah. they don't know it yet, but they' gonna fall in love, get married, have a couple of kids, [ children laughing ] move to the country, and live a long, happy life together where they almost never fight about money. [ dog barks ] because right after they get married, they'll find some retirement people who are paid on salary, not commission. they'll get straightforward guidance and be able to focus on other things, like each other, which isn't rocket s
MSNBC
Dec 18, 2012 3:00am PST
with a flurry of bullets? by the way, look what happened in oregon, look what happened in colorado, look what happened in virginia. look what happened in a religious temple. look what happened in connecticut. we can't say these are random isolated events anymore. >> it's an epidemic. >> it's an epidemic and growing epidemic. i just wonder, dan, this is the last question to open it up for everybody else, come on, let's get real, buddy, what if mitt romney had an election a year from now? and he had to be the candidate that had to defend the right of americans to buy 10 millimeter glocks and bush masters and these these cartridges that allowed you to continue to spray bull bullets at 6 and 7-year-old children, or at moviegoers. people shopping with their families at malls, how would he do in bucks county? how would he do in the i-4 corridor? how would he do in the suburbs? i don't mean to be crass to my fellow republican friends. a lot is riding on this. if you want to be the party that is willing to put your future on the line to defend the right of americans to possess these military style co
CSPAN
Dec 29, 2012 3:00pm EST
in dealing with this because i found out later that his life had oregon sold to mgm. so he had to pay back mgm to write schindler's list. the head of simon & schuster said, oh, don't bother. but i was quite keen on publishing this book and author. eventually i did. and i paid a shocking price in today's market. $60,000 and, of course, the book has never been out of print. steven spielberg did the movie, and i remember one he telephoned me and said we are really making a good film. [laughter] and i stayed until 1981. and i went to hell, it was much more, i learned a great deal. but houghton was an old-fashioned publisher that i was more used to. it was wonderful. the authors followed me. so for about six and a half years, that was at the time that there were all these takeovers random house -- random house was the first one to go public. and then it went into the office and said we are going public and there will be a stock offer. everything will go up, then we'll go right down again. i am not advising anyone to buy stock, i'm just telling you what to do. and then when i was at simon & schu
ABC
Dec 3, 2012 3:00am PST
, oregon. both women had to wrap an enormous model airplane with an 8-foot wing span. in the end griffith walked away with the grand prize and plenty of paper to spare. >> a skill i don't have. well done, ladies. she makes it look easy. >>> up next, lia's going to join us in studio to try to wrap rob and other unusual items. i could be into that. we'll see how it plays out. we'll be back. >> announcer: "wor ♪ >> welcome back, everyone. we just saw her win a pretty extraordinary and competitive stressful competition here in new york city. >>> welcome back, everybody. we just saw her win a pretty extraordinary and competitive stressful competition here in new york city. here to show us how to do it for ourselves, gift-wrapping champion, lia griffith. and i guess we should say we're wrapping, but in the gift type of sense. you just won $10,000. pretty impressive. are you a professional gift wrapper? >> well, not professionally. i do blog about it. i have been doing it every since 6 years old i've been wrapping. >> i definitely need tips. mine are typically the worst wrapped presents under
MSNBC
Dec 19, 2012 6:00am PST
about this so-called chained cpi which would reduce benefits for some social security recipients. oregon senator jeff merckley called it a fantasy. arizona congressman raul g. rijalva said it is a beltway figure leaf that i will never support. pelosi's line in the sand was on raising the age on medicare eligibility. that's something she couldn't help do so that's what she took off the table, meaning social security politically in this day and age is easier to touch these days than medicare. oh, how things have changed when social security was the famous third rail of american politics. >>> at 11:45 a.m. this morning in the brady press briefing room named for jim brady, who was the white house press secretary who was shot and permanently disabled after a 1981 assassination attempt on ronald reagan. the president will announce a task force led by vice president biden to develop a policy response to the newtown, connecticut shooting. the president is not expected to make any policy decisions but lay out a path forward on a process to come up with some policy proposals. on sunday though he d
CSPAN
Dec 23, 2012 7:00am EST
is on the phone from oregon. republican line. caller: there are so many issues to address here but i certainly wanted to talk to joshua was specifically. i retired from the air force after 20 years and recently finished my master's degree. my thesis was on diagnosing and the affects of diagnosing on the economy. one of the things i discovered through my research, which i find remarkable -- my professors as well -- was that there were two types of social security. one that people pay into and one that people do not pay into. the one which is not paid into is the one that is consuming the majority of our resources regarding social security. as i was doing the research, my thesis, the question that came about -- i was seeing clients as an intern -- these people who were receiving benefits based on being 100% disabled. there was no clear, defining factor that said when a person was 100% disabled, or 40% disabled, as we have in the military. everyone is diagnosed with a mental disorder is considered 100% disabled and is entitled to 100% benefits. the question that should be raised is, why is this n
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Dec 10, 2012 3:00am PST
many local craft beers. >> bill: absolutely. do you to oregon or, you know just the choices are endless. >> peter: i was amazed, you know, every state now has a good, local craft beer. we even have one in the district of columbia now. >> bill: really? >> peter: in the district. dc brow. you are sort of a sucker if you are going out and buying the big-name beers because it's what has always been around. >> bill: bud light >> peter: people still buy bud light. >> bill: hinekens. >> if you are going to have a party with a bunch of people that you don't know, you probably can't go wrong getting something like bud light or budweiser because, you know, you might -- you might be afraid there are some moreons that don't no betterons that don't no better >> bill: the supreme court friday jumping with both feet. they were expected to. at least it was a question about whether they would jump or not because back in the civil rights days, the supreme court, it was decades before they agreed to hear any case about mixed marriages racially mixed marriag
ABC
Dec 4, 2012 1:40am PST
. >> give him some coal. >>> just like the grinch, someone in oregon is stealing christmas trees. five swiped from an outdoor lot. the first time in 51 years the family owned lot hit by thieves. sadly a significant hit for the owners who say business has been dropping dramatically in the past few years. they say more people are buying their trees at big box stores. christmas trees, if you're going to buy real trees, they're not cheap. >> how much are they? >> i paid $65 for a six-foot tree. you can pay up to $150 if you want a larger one. i just don't have any room. >> you've got tony vest in plastic. store it until next year. >> go to the bronx. >> go to the bronx. thank you, willis. >>> there are still people with christmas spirit to spare, thank goodness. case in point, 84-year-old joyce smith, decorating ever green trees along highways in iowa for more than 20 year. well, she and her husband james have decorated 60 trees so far this season. joyce brings her decorations along wherever she may go. when she went to visit her sister in another town she stopped along the way to give a f
CSPAN
Dec 28, 2012 7:00am EST
-use planners, long, planners in my former hometown of portland, oregon, said a target to reduce single-family home ownership to 41% of the region, and it's currently 65% of the region. if that's less than tokyo. 45% of the residents of tokyo live in single-family homes. we have planners saying they want to force people out of their homes, put them in high- density apartments and condominiums and things like that. that's hurting the american dream. host: jim is joining us on the phone from lorraine, ohio. calleindependent line. caller: i disagree with what your guest is saying. yesterday you had on their house prices have dropped 30%, 60%, in many of our major cities. the mess was caused by mortgage companies and banks and wall street and aig. the government bailed them out. how you can sit there and say most of the problems are woodland restrictions -- are land restrictions with the mess we were in, it's ridiculous. guest: you only have to look in the data that are in my book or that you can download from a variety of web sites that shell housing prices have dropped tremendously in pla
ABC
Dec 14, 2012 1:40am PST
-runners to replace hillary clinton when she officially steps down. >>> in oregon, the shopping mall that became the scene of a deadly shooting rampage days ago is set to reopen this morning. a candlelight vigil for the victims will be held tonight. two people were killed and the 15-year-old girl was wounded when 22-year-old jacob roberts opened fire inside the clackamas town center on tuesday. roberts then killed himself. there is still no motive for the shooting. >>> a much calmer day is in store for san diego after a pounding rainstorm drenched that city. the rain came down so fast and furious, in fact, it flooded businesses and major intersections, leaving drivers stranded in the road. some people even had to be rescued from the flood waters. >>> and the southern california mountains are buried under a fresh coat of snow this morning. and it is still coming down in fact. tire chains were mandatory for drivers heading into mountain passes and resorts like big bear. even with chains, they say the roads were still pretty treacherous. >>> we have a stunning, stunning revelation, thanks to some o
ABC
Dec 21, 2012 7:00am PST
in southern oregon. lower elevations just picked up four to five inches of snow. plenty of rain. plenty of snow. there's two systems that will move across the country. does that mean that we see snow in the northeast by tuesday? and then, another chance again next week, thursday and friday? that's really possible. we'll watch these storms move across the country. but for today, take a look at the east coast. there's some problems traveling from the great lakes, all the way in the northeast. storms have dried out in the southeast. the middle of the country is pretty good. and that brand-new storm system in the northwest today. quick look at the big board. milder in some places of >> all of america's weather was brought to you by smucker's. and we have much more following the storms across the country throughout the morning. >> that's a big story. all right, sam. thanks so much. >>> coming up, was there really a great flood in the time of noah and the ark? christiane amanpour is here to reveal the secrets at the bottom of the sea. >>> and celebrities versus the paparazzi. we hear from jen
FOX
Dec 23, 2012 7:00am PST
is heading up the investigation >>> in oregon, earlier this month, they are speaking out for the first time. she said she is lucky to be alive. a gunman stormed the mall. 15-year-old christina was also shot. but she and a friend were able to make it out to the parking lot to get help. doctors removed fragments of the bullet from her lung and learn. >> they were saying they are praying for me and that really helps. it is a big impact. >>> kristina just not home last week. she is planning on returning to school after the break. >>> this is in vacaville, there was weapons and drugs. a car was stopped on alamo drive yesterday afternoon. after searching the car, they found driggs along with several sawed-off shotguns. >> the way these weapons have been altered. they are described to cancel to hide and produce and inflict a lot of damage very rapidly. so, getting the weapons off the street has made ours safer today. >> they took one person into custody. he faces multiple gun counts and possession with intent to distribute drugs. >> boston police officer is being called a hero after plunging into
ABC
Dec 10, 2012 2:05am EST
this plays out. >> we will see. >> all right. shocking story out of oregon this morning. a portland woman says she was held at gun point by two boys, ages 7 and 11. amy garrett says she was sitting inside her truck outside a church when the two boys approached and threat tuned "blow her brains out" if she didn't hand over the truck. garrett thought they were joke until the 11-year-old showed a gun. she sped away. called 911. while speaking to a reporter, the 11-year-old returned to the scene. police have returned both boys to the custody of their parents. >> unbelievable story. >> there is speculation this morning that kate middleton could be headed back to the hospital. reports in britain say the pregnant duchess of cambridge has taken a turn for the worse. just three days after being released from a london hospital, where she was treated for an extreme form of morning sickness. mean while the two radio shock jocks whose prank call to the hospital was followed by a nurse's suicide will reportedly be questioned by police. >>> all right. huge chunk of the upper midwest covered in white thi
FOX
Dec 31, 2012 7:00am EST
, that's a good nugget." >>> icy road conditions are being blamed for a deadly tour bus crash in oregon. 9 people were killed and dozens more injured when the bus driver lost control and went down an embankment. rescue workers used ropes to pull passengers to safety. the bus was heading from las vegas to vancouver, canada. >>> the woman accused of pushing a man to his death will undergo a psychiatric evaluation. she was arraigned saturday night on a charge of murder as a hate crime. on thursday, police say the 31-year-old shoved a man into the path of an on coming train. prosecutors say she laughed during her arraignment and told police she pushed him because she blamed muslims for the september 11th terrorist attacks. >> overseas al-qaida is offering $160,000 for the killing. announced the bounty in an audio recording. in addition to the death of gerald firestein, offering cash for anyone who kills a u.s. soldier. >> it is now 8:24 and as the clock strikes midnight, you could be paying more taxes. hear from local law makers as time runs out. >> and hail to the redskins. they will host
CNN
Dec 22, 2012 7:00am PST
. nothing. less than two weeks ago inside an oregon shopping mall teeming with christmas shoppers, two people were killed and a third seriously injured. maybe this time in connecticut is different. you're going to see the media slowly and quietly pulling away from newtown. we'll let them grieve alone. but america, what are we so afraid of? for me it's that we let this moment, this gut punch to the national conscience slip away. i want to know what you think. find us on facebook and twitter, our handle is cnnbottomline, my handle is @christineromans. cnn continues now. >>> from cnn world headquarters in atlanta, this is "cnn saturday morning." here we go, it was ten days till new year's and all through d.c., not a deal was stirring despite every plea. >>> more guns. that's the nra's solution for preventing another school massacre. all morning long, we put gun control in focus. >>> a man with down syndrome beaten and pepper sprayed by police. the crime -- not turning around. the family joins us live. >>> good morning, everyone, i'm randi kaye. it is 10:00 on the east coast, 7:00 a.m. on
CNN
Dec 29, 2012 7:00am PST
at this construction sign in portland, oregon. having fun with that looming fiscal cliff deadline. the flashing orange lights warn of a fiscal cliff ahead and then give the gates as january and february. hey, at least somebody's having a laugh out there about this fiscal cliff business. >>> all right. they're going to do it again. anderson cooper and comedienne kathy griffin, teaming up to usher in the new year from times square. let's say thing got weird last night on "the situation room" when the two were promoting their new year's eve special. look at this. >> somebody tells me, and i'm not sure this is true, somebody tells me that you're obsessed with wolf blitzer. and yet every year it's me talking to you guys because i'm doing blitzer's show. i'm wondering, is that -- do you take it personally, do you think there's something to this? >> i have -- >> i think wolf is wise to stay away from kathy griffin because i once -- i don't know if you know this story, cathy -- candy. i lent -- kathy griffin one asked to come to my house in long island. and like a nice guy, i sent her a key because she wanted
CNN
Dec 5, 2012 4:00am PST
's awesome. >> she's going, hey, what's up? >>> some pictures to show you from oregon. hundred-foot tall tree fell and crushed the roof of a car. inside was a couple. somehow they're able to survive. and escape with not too many injuries. chris nadelberg, in the driver's seat, had a fracture and his wife was in the passenger seat. the picks look absolutely horrible. chris, tell me what kind of damage you have. i know -- i saw pictures where your arm was in a sling. >> yeah. i just had a fractured shoulder joint and so just doing some at-home therapy. should be a pretty quick recovery. >> walk me through what happened. obviously, you were in the car and all of a sudden, did you hear a noise this sounded like oh, my god, this tree is about to collapse on us? >> yeah. we had just pulled up and were parked, sitting in the car. and we heard -- it sounded like a tree blowing in the wind, but then we saw the tree in front of us to our left coming at us. and we hardly had time to react. >> what did you do? >> we just instinctively got down as low as we could. tamona got down on the floor, in the pass
CSPAN
Dec 7, 2012 11:00pm EST
the first proposed five high-speed rail routes in america and one of them was from eugene, oregon to vancouver, british columbia, and we will hear a bit later from paula hammond this secretary of transportation in my state, who will describe our progress, or lack thereof, small amount of progress in achieving those goals. but we're plugging away at it. this is not an easy thing. right-of-way issues are very problematic. the conflicts between freight and passenger rail. we need to invest time and effort in helping to work those things through. but die -- i do believe the american people want high and higher speed rail. california is trying something unique in terms of the new right-of-way. they're seeing difficulties about that has the promise of true high-speed rail, which can pretty much only come with new and dedicated right-of-way which is problematic and expensive. but i still believe that there's a tremendous market for this, and if done right, it will be something that future generations of americans will look back on and say they can't believe there was a day when we were w
CSPAN
Dec 30, 2012 7:00am EST
: we can get into more about those deals down the road. let's go to our republican line from oregon. caller: thank you for taking my call. to me, the fiscal cliff is just a small smokescreen. the fiscal cliff that is coming is obamacare. nobody is addressing obamacare. i had to find out friday that we will be taxed 2.3% on any device used in any medical field we go to. my husband is a doctor. he wrote out a prescription for us for january, and he said, i do not know how much this will cost you a of pocket because of obamacare. he even said, my husband is over 70, he did not know how much water he would be able to help him because of obamacare. this is just a smokescreen. when people find out that not only will we be taxed on medical devices, but even our debt bills will be going up because of our animals -- this thing is a joke. you liberals out there, you'll be hit just as hard as the republicans. as the tea party warn you that this will happen. host: let's give the guys at the chance to comment on health care law and its place in this debate. guest: it is not part of the fiscal cl
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Dec 3, 2012 3:00am PST
, john for the call. lynn is calling from coos bay oregon. >> i love your show. >> bill: thank you. caller: you i thought boehner was delusional. i think he has a serious drinking problem that probably happy capshandy caps his rational thinking. republicans continue to be obstructionists. i knew they would do it after the election. but one thing i found out last week that people aren't realizing about this tax problem that's looming is that i was talking with my tax preparer last week. she told me that the irs is going to have to rewrite the entire 1040 form and that they may not allow electronic filing until mid march because they are going to be behind curve. >> bill: right. i never thought about that. sure, if you will tax rate will change. talk about uncertainty. republicans say they want certainty. they hate this uncertainty. they are creating more uncertainty than ever before. caller: exactly. >> bill: i hadn't thought about that. yeah. rachel down in nashville, tennessee, hey rachel good morning. caller: bill we talked before about the 47
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Dec 19, 2012 3:00am PST
the country in oregon and other states. we won some major initiatives. we consent traded where our members have been in our communities. >> you see how important that is. it's essential in the state legislate temperaturesure legislatures. congress may be grid locked but they will ram through this kind of legislation. >> that's why we have to prepare for 2013. the state legislatures are going to be where the battles will be for our members next year, and we've gotten to be prepared and ready to go >> bill: already 2013? >> yeah >> bill: we have to gear up for that. no rest? >> we started gearing up for 2013 right after november 6th. >> bill: no rest for the weary. lee saunderstion president of afscme state after state after state for working families. if you have a question or a comment about your state or where this is all heading and how we head off these right to work laws, 866-55-press, the full court press on wednesday. we will be right back. >> chatting with you live at current.com/billpress, this is "the bill press show" live on your radio and curren
CSPAN
Dec 18, 2012 7:00am EST
've seen examples time and time again, pearl river, tennessee, the new life church in oregon, the lady in texas, where people have stopped the killer either in mid may hem by having a gun of their own, either a gun that was in a parked car or a gun that was in their person. i'm not saying that's the solution for everything but declaring a gun-free zone doesn't mean that you have a gun-free violence. that gray principle -- brave principal who tried to stop him, i admired her courage but it wasn't going to stop matters. i'm not saying she could have stopped him but making sure everyone in that school was unarmed, obviously that didn't help here. host: so we should arm school officials? guest: well, the police chief of st. louis has said that we should put that on the table. i'm not saying we should arm police officials but let's at least say that just like pilots. you know, pilots can be armed. we had a long battle about that. should pilots be able to carry whens on a plane that's pressurized where you could do all kinds of damage to the plane's fuselage? and we agree that pilots should
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